Relationship Violence Prevention / University Health Services / UHS

Web
https://www.uhs.wisc.edu/prevention/violence-prevention/dating-violence/ -- General information page
https://www.uhs.wisc.edu/prevention/violence-prevention/resources/ -- Resources for potential victims

Email 
violenceprevention@uhs.wisc.edu 
survivorservices@uhs.wisc.edu

Hours
Fall 2018 Open Access Hours (Sept. 5th - Dec. 14th)
Monday-Wednesday: 1:00p.m. - 4:00p.m.
Thursday-Friday: 9:00a.m. - 12:00p.m.
*No open access hours on Nov. 22nd and 23rd

Phone
(608) 265-5600 (option 3) -- UHS General Information and Appointments
(800) 799-SAFE (7233) -- National Domestic Violence Hotline
(800) 656-HOPE (4673) -- National Sexual Assault Hotline
(608) 264-COPS (2677) -- UW Madison Police
*If you are in immediate danger, call 911.

Address
333 East Campus Mall, 8th floor
Madison, WI 53715-1381


The Violence Prevention Specialist serves as a catalyst for student groups, faculty, and staff by creating opportunities to discuss violence prevention, developing prevention strategies that encourage community-based solutions, and implementing such solutions. In partnership with students, faculty, staff, and community-based organizations, University Health Services' goal is to establish zero tolerance for all forms of abuse and violence at UW-Madison and provides support, advocacy, and healing for survivors.

Beginning in Fall 2017, there is a NEW first-year violence prevention online program: U Got This!

U Got This! is a 60-minute interactive online program that provides students with the knowledge and skills to recognize sexually violent messages in our culture and feel empowered to take action to promote a safer and more respectful campus community. For more information about the U Got This! program (as well as additional background on the decision to discontinue the Tonight program), please see this press release.

Students can access U Got This! via their Learn@UW accounts and must complete the program in order to register for spring semester classes. Following their completion of the U Got This! program, students must also attend an in-person GetWIse workshop; students who do not complete this requirement will be unable to register for the following fall semester.

Website includes information on:
  • Violence Prevention
  • Dating and Domestic Violence
  • Sexual Assault
  • Relationship Violence
  • Stalking Information



Keywords:VIOLENCE SEXUAL ASSAULT RELATIONSHIP PREVENTION UHS DATING STALKING U GOT THIS!   Doc ID:10252
Owner:Information Services Specialist .Group:Campus and Visitor Relations
Created:2009-06-03 19:00 CDTUpdated:2018-08-07 10:05 CDT
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